Property Taxes Payment

Property Taxes Payment

For your convenience, there are a few ways to pay your Property Taxes in the District of Stewart:

Pay by Internet Banking

  1. Add the District of Stewart Tax as a Payee
  2. Use your Property Roll Number as the “Account number” – this number is located in the top left area of your tax notice.  Important:  do not use the decimal point – only the numbers.

Warning: Penalties will be applied if your financial institution rejects payment or if payment is made after your financial institution’s LOCAL cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a payment date equal to the next business day.

Pay By Telephone Banking
If you are making your payment by Telephone, confirm that your current property roll number is the one registered on your bill payment menu.

When processing your payment via telephone or internet banking, your payment will be subject to penalties if rejected by your financial institution or if you pay after your financial institution's local cut off time on the due date.  These payments will be processed with a "payment date" equal to the next business day.

** If paying by internet or telephone banking, eligible property owners must make sure that they have completed and submitted their Home Owner Grant application to the District's Office. **

Pay By Mail
Payments by cheque or money orders, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be mailed to:

District of Stewart
PO Box 460
705 Brightwell Street
Stewart, British Columbia
V0T 1W0

If you are mailing your payment, please allow ample time for your payment to be received at Stewart on or before the due date.  Enclose the stub portion of your bill with your payment.  If you are paying by cheque, record your tax roll number or property address on your cheque.

If you require a receipt from the District of Stewart, please include a self-addressed envelope with appropriate postage, and a receipt will be mailed to you.

Pay In Person
Payments by debit or cash, cheque or money order, made payable to the District of Stewart, can be delivered in person to the District Office .

Please note that debit card transactions may be subject to daily transaction limits imposed by your financial institution.

*   Please be aware that the District of Stewart does not accept credit cards as payment for property taxes.  *

UBCM-2016

POSTED: October 13, 2016 | Mayors Blog

The 2016 Union of British Columbia Municipalities convention is focused on the theme “Stronger Together”. Standing together, from far and wide, each region still stands together. Each region has something unique to contribute to the growth and prosperity of BC and is integral to the success of this province.

Water quality

POSTED: September 5, 2016 | Mayors Blog

Lately the District of Stewart has issued few times a boil water advisory.  It's strictly a precautionary measure due power outage. Without power  water pressure at our pump declined below established level. A loss in pressure can result in contamination entering the drinking water distribution system from surrounding soil and groundwater (to read more click heading)
 

Stewart - the Best Town for Nature Lovers

POSTED: July 7, 2014 | Kids Blog

If you enjoy fresh air, hiking and wild life photography, see why this Bear Valley School student thinks you'll love Stewart!  => read essay

STEWART HAS THE BEST SOIL FOR GARDENING

POSTED: March 3, 2014 | Kids Blog

Read this essay from Lane Hyslop to understand why the soil in Stewart is great for gardeners!

Water Quality Advisory:  UPDATE

POSTED: July 18, 2017

The District is aware that parts of town are experiencing murky or discolored water and are working to resolve this.Public Works crews are flushing the water mains in all neighborhoods today so you may notice some discoloration throughout the day.

It is recommended that residents let the water taps run to flush household water lines.

The Water Quality Advisory from February 2017 is still in effect, and is below for your convenience:

The District of Stewart received water sample results today from the lab and there is no bacteriological contamination. The water continues to be safe to drink. However, due to ongoing construction and maintenance work in and around the wells, the District has decided to keep a Water Quality Advisory in place. The Water Quality Advisory is the lowest-level notification and is used in situations where the public health threat is modest, and actions can be taken to reduce the risks. If you are a member of a high risk population, or you have concerns, you may choose to boil the water (roiling boil for one minute). Sampling will continue to be conducted periodically to assess the condition of the water. We will advise further if there is any change.

Public Notices, Information and Job Opportunities

POSTED: July 13, 2017

View District of Stewart Job Opportunites, Public Notices & Information here

Information Bulletin Update:  Outdoor Burning

POSTED: July 6, 2017

The Northwest Fire Centre's jurisdiction, the BC Wildfire Service has issued a release prohibiting open fires in the Northwest effective Monday, July 10th.  Read the attached Information Bulletin for more details.

Job Opportunity

POSTED: June 21, 2017

Please see the link regarding a job opportunity with the Stewart Public Library.

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: December 20, 2016

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: August 2, 2016

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure